Category: Environment & Forest

Will Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve also go the Panna way

Lalit Shastri The central Indian State of Madhya Pradesh is presently in the overdrive mode to promote tiger tourism and the proposal to erect a fencing between the core area and the buffer of Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve at a huge cost, now in the advance stage prior to implementation by the State Ecotourism Development Board,

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Visakhapatnam coast is going through rapid erosion

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Visakhapatnam coast is facing erosion since beginning specially Ramakrishna Beach and submarine Museum region due to lack of sand supply from southern side. About 50-55 meters of the beach has been lost near submarine Museum region during the period 1990- 2014. Minister of State for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences

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Earth Day 2015: Let us pledge to save the Tiger, Natural Resources and Biodiversity

Newsroom24x7 Exclusive Today, on Earth Day, Newsroom24x7 joins the global environmental movement that began in 1970 to express concern about increasing threats to Mother Earth and put environmental concerns in focus. A number of risks and practices are threatening our forests, wildlife, wetlands and the environment. These are: – Disintegration of natural habitats and the

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Missing Tigers of Tiger Temple

Newsroom24x7 Desk This news is based on Cee4life statement regarding the raids and confiscations of illegally kept animals on the premises of Tiger Temple at Kanchanaburi in Thailand, followed by the further recent revelations of the Tiger Temple Veterinarian of 15 years regarding the disappearance of 3 Tigers, Dao Nau, Facram 3 and Happy 2.

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Tiger Conservation: Are we on the right track?

Lalit Shastri It is a pity and such shame for humanity the way the tiger population has been dwindling. Poachers have kept striking at will. The tiger habitat has been methodically encroached – an activity diabolically supported by politicians to win votes and stay riveted to power. Whatever remains of the tiger habitat is being

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Caretaker of VIP farmhouse admits killing the tiger cub near Bandhavgarh

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: The culprit responsible for killing the tiger cub, whose body was found hanging with a GI wire inside the farmhouse of Rajendra Singh, Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of the central Indian State of Madhya Pradesh near Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve was none other than the caretaker of the VIP farmhouse. The caretaker,

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Tiger cub’s death in Bandhavgarh: Madhya Pradesh Forest Minister Shejwar wants severe punishment for poachers

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Forest Minister Gauri Shankar Shejwar today described the killing of a tiger cub by poachers at Bandhavgarh as an “unpardonable crime” and said that the culprits will be traced and shall face severe punishment. Search is on for the culprits and the State authorities have launched a thorough investigation into

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Poachers kill Tiger cub in Bandhavgarh, body found in Assembly Deputy Speaker’s farmhouse

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve (Madhya Pradesh): There has been a shocking case of poaching of a tiger cub in the farmhouse of Madhya Pradesh Assembly Deputy Speaker Rajendra Singh adjoining Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh.’ The body of the tiger cub was found hanging in a noose at the farm house of the

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Laos’ Sin City: EIA exposé on Illegal wildlife trade in Golden Triangle SEZ

Newsroom24x7 Desk London: London based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) has just released a documentary ‘Sin City: Illegal Wildlife Trade in Laos’ Special Economic Zone’ which lays bare how the Chinese company KingsRomans Group, running the Special Economic Zone to the North-West of the heart of the Golden Triangle in Laos is openly and blatantly doing

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PM Modi to inaugurate first energy summit “Urja Sangam” on March 27

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The first international energy summit in India – “Urja Sangam 2015: Shaping India’s Energy Security” – to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi on March 27 will bring together Ministers, CEOs, joint venture partners, industry leaders, academia, technology innovators, policy-makers and thought leaders on

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Sewage sludge and pig farming in the heart of Bhopal: A continuing disaster

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: There is nuisance as sewage is being allowed to flow freely in the heart of Char Imli, a residential area in Bhopal, the capital of the central Indian State of Madhya Pradesh, where many state ministers and senior bureaucrats live. People all over the globe recognise that hog farming or sewage sludge,

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Evidence of retreat of glaciers: River flows will not decline as melt rates in eastern Himalyas will increase

Kathmandu: Multiple researchers, who attended the International Symposium on Glaciology here, presented evidence of the retreat of glaciers in the eastern Himalayas, but suggested that river flows will not decline significantly in the coming decades, as melt rates and precipitation are projected to increase. Researchers and students from around the globe assembled a more complete

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Relocated tigress – T6 delivers 3 cubs in Panna Tiger Reserve

Newsroom24x7 Desk Panna: The Panna Tiger Reserve staff has spotted 3 cubs born to the tigress – T6 that had been brought from the Pench Tiger Reserve as part of the Panna Tiger Reintroduction Project, which was launched after the entire tiger popular hadvanished and not a single tiger was spotted in this Tiger Reserve

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Russian team in Panna Tiger Reserve to study Tiger Reintroduction Project

Newsroom24x7 Desk Panna (Madhya Pradesh): A 2-member team from Russia, supported by International Fund for Animal Welfare, Wildlife Trust of India and Global Tiger Forum, will conclude a 4-day study tour of Panna Tiger Reserve tomorrow. The Russian team comprising of Ivan kholev and Sergei Roosevelt, along with Technical Officer of Global Tiger Forum Dr

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